Rod Rosenstein goes to bat for William Barr over obstruction decision

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is going to bat for Attorney General William Barr‘s handling of the Mueller investigation.

“A few years from now, after all of this is resolved, some of Barr’s critics might conclude that his approach was a reasonable way to navigate through a difficult situation,” he said in a New York Times profile about the AG…

Rosenstein defended the decision in the Times interview. He argued that Barr’s critics were unfair, and that he agreed with the AG that the evidence against Donald Trump wasn’t enough to justify a criminal case.